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January 1, 2014

The Greater Medford VNA located in Medford Massachusetts offers more than just visiting nurses and home health aides.  The Agency also offers physical therapy, occupational therapy and medical social worker services as well.

Melissa Matthews of North Reading receives Physical Therapy services from GMVNA.   Melissa says her Physical Therapist, Tricia Mucci “has been amazing”.  Melissa has multiple sclerosis (MS) and has been receiving therapeutic services for over a month thru the Greater Medford VNA.  Tricia Mucci has been training Melissa in gait activities using a rolling walker, high level balance activities in sitting, standing, kneeling, safety training with transfers & gait in ADL (Activities in Daily Living) activities.  Tricia said, “we have been working on core strengthening as well as Lower extremities and upper extremities strengthening.  I also have been training her in proper adaptive equipment to assist in her everyday activities, walking and wheelchair needs.  I have been coordinating her   plan of care with her doctors and social worker as well as durable medical equipment representatives.”

Greater Medford VNA & Additional Care offers:  Registered Nurses, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Medical Social Workers, Home Health Aides, and Certified Nursing Assistants, as well as Companion & Transportation services. Greater Medford VNA accepts Medicare, Medicaid, all major commercial insurances and Additional Care accepts private pay as well.

For more information please call:  781-396-2633

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